Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 880 923
Rank change year-on-year +91 +43 -66
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 375 320 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 1.39% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 254 251 267
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,875 £73,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +6.49%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 24,666 22,948 23,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.97% 13.06% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20,139 19,320 19,851
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +82 348 £50,000 - 42
UK excluding London +46 183 £47,500 +11.76% 29
London +45 171 £60,750 +5.65% 13
South West +35 63 £50,000 +42.86% 6
North of England +49 36 £50,000 +8.11% 9
Midlands +10 32 £45,000 +20.00% 7
East of England +34 26 £46,000 +2.22% 3
Yorkshire +36 24 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +31 22 £45,000 +14.29% 7
South East -10 19 £45,000 -8.63% 4
North West +5 12 £46,903 -1.26% 8
East Midlands -4 10 £46,000 +31.43%
Scotland -16 10 £33,750 -41.30%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 326 (86.93%) Windows
2 267 (71.20%) SCCM
3 238 (63.47%) Microsoft
4 210 (56.00%) Citrix
5 194 (51.73%) Active Directory
6 187 (49.87%) PowerShell
7 166 (44.27%) Office 365
8 154 (41.07%) Windows 7
9 146 (38.93%) Windows 10
10 145 (38.67%) ITIL
11 131 (34.93%) VMware
11 131 (34.93%) XenApp
12 125 (33.33%) XenDesktop
13 124 (33.07%) Windows Server
13 124 (33.07%) Application Packaging
14 116 (30.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 95 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 94 (25.07%) MSI
17 84 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 81 (21.60%) VMware ESXi
19 79 (21.07%) Microsoft Azure
20 74 (19.73%) Ivanti
21 72 (19.20%) NetScaler
22 70 (18.67%) Hyper-V
23 66 (17.60%) Finance
24 63 (16.80%) Microsoft Office
25 60 (16.00%) Software Packaging
26 58 (15.47%) Security Cleared
26 58 (15.47%) Data Centre
27 56 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.33%) IIS
3 18 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 63 (16.80%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 166 (44.27%) Office 365
2 79 (21.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.93%) OneDrive
4 21 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (2.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 11 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.33%) IaaS
7 5 (1.33%) Yammer
8 4 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.80%) PaaS
10 2 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (19.20%) NetScaler
2 54 (14.40%) DNS
3 35 (9.33%) DHCP
4 28 (7.47%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.20%) LAN
5 12 (3.20%) SAN
6 10 (2.67%) WAN
7 8 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (2.13%) Firewall
7 8 (2.13%) VPN
8 7 (1.87%) Skype
8 7 (1.87%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.07%) PuTTY
9 4 (1.07%) SSL
9 4 (1.07%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.80%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.80%) NAS
10 3 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.53%) Network Security
11 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.60%) Big Data
3 3 (0.80%) Power BI
4 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.27%) OLTP
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 94 (25.07%) MSI
2 39 (10.40%) InstallShield
3 29 (7.73%) AdminStudio
4 8 (2.13%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.53%) WiX
6 1 (0.27%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 66 (17.60%) Finance
2 31 (8.27%) Banking
3 30 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.73%) Retail
5 8 (2.13%) Electronics
5 8 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.87%) Front Office
7 6 (1.60%) Marketing
8 4 (1.07%) Advertising
8 4 (1.07%) Automotive
8 4 (1.07%) Law
8 4 (1.07%) Legal
8 4 (1.07%) Local Government
8 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
10 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 64 (17.07%) Architect
2 53 (14.13%) Desktop Support
3 44 (11.73%) Applications Packager
4 42 (11.20%) Analyst
4 42 (11.20%) SCCM Engineer
5 39 (10.40%) Citrix Engineer
6 36 (9.60%) Desktop Engineer
7 33 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (8.53%) Support Engineer
9 31 (8.27%) Support Analyst
10 29 (7.73%) Technical Architect
11 28 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (5.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (5.33%) Citrix Specialist
13 20 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support
14 18 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
15 17 (4.53%) Consultant
15 17 (4.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 16 (4.27%) Windows Engineer
17 15 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.00%) Software Packaging
2 9 (2.40%) LDAP
3 8 (2.13%) Web Services
4 6 (1.60%) Middleware
5 5 (1.33%) COM+
5 5 (1.33%) DCOM
6 4 (1.07%) COM
7 2 (0.53%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) ATL
8 1 (0.27%) CSS
8 1 (0.27%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.27%) HTML
8 1 (0.27%) JSON
8 1 (0.27%) MFC
8 1 (0.27%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.27%) SAML
8 1 (0.27%) WCF
8 1 (0.27%) WPF
8 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.47%) Data Centre
2 38 (10.13%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (8.27%) Fat Client
4 31 (8.27%) Thin Client
5 13 (3.47%) PKI
6 12 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.20%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.13%) Clustering
8 8 (2.13%) User Experience
9 7 (1.87%) Equities
9 7 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.33%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 326 (86.93%) Windows
2 154 (41.07%) Windows 7
3 146 (38.93%) Windows 10
4 124 (33.07%) Windows Server
5 116 (30.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (5.07%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.93%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.40%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.33%) Linux
12 2 (0.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Unix
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (38.67%) ITIL
2 124 (33.07%) Application Packaging
3 52 (13.87%) Project Management
3 52 (13.87%) Software Distribution
4 48 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 46 (12.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 44 (11.73%) Customer Requirements
7 42 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 41 (10.93%) Line Management
8 41 (10.93%) Mentoring
9 40 (10.67%) Migration
10 39 (10.40%) Presales
11 38 (10.13%) Service Management
12 37 (9.87%) Application Virtualisation
13 36 (9.60%) Customer Engagement
14 35 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
16 30 (8.00%) Asset Management
17 29 (7.73%) Service Delivery
18 27 (7.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (49.87%) PowerShell
2 37 (9.87%) SQL
3 34 (9.07%) VBScript
4 12 (3.20%) VB
5 7 (1.87%) C#
6 6 (1.60%) C++
7 5 (1.33%) C
8 4 (1.07%) Python
9 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.27%) Java
10 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 58 (15.47%) Security Cleared
2 56 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (12.53%) MCSE
4 42 (11.20%) Citrix Certification
5 37 (9.87%) Degree
5 37 (9.87%) DV Cleared
6 33 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (8.00%) SC Cleared
8 28 (7.47%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (4.00%) CCA
10 11 (2.93%) MCSA
11 9 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.87%) CCAA
12 7 (1.87%) MCP
13 5 (1.33%) MCDST
13 5 (1.33%) MCITP
13 5 (1.33%) MCTS
14 3 (0.80%) CCNA
14 3 (0.80%) CCNP
14 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.73%) SLA
2 12 (3.20%) GDPR
3 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.80%) QA
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 194 (51.73%) Active Directory
2 131 (34.93%) XenApp
3 125 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 84 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 81 (21.60%) VMware ESXi
6 70 (18.67%) Hyper-V
7 42 (11.20%) BitLocker
8 26 (6.93%) vSphere
9 24 (6.40%) XenServer
10 12 (3.20%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (2.40%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.33%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.80%) Docker
15 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 267 (71.20%) SCCM
2 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 35 (9.33%) SCOM
4 30 (8.00%) SCOrch
5 27 (7.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 26 (6.93%) WSUS
7 25 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 19 (5.07%) XenMobile
9 16 (4.27%) AirWatch
10 14 (3.73%) SCVMM
10 14 (3.73%) vCenter Server
11 11 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (2.93%) Puppet
12 9 (2.40%) EdgeSight
12 9 (2.40%) IBM BigFix
12 9 (2.40%) vMotion
13 8 (2.13%) PowerCLI
13 8 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
13 8 (2.13%) WMI
14 7 (1.87%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 238 (63.47%) Microsoft
2 210 (56.00%) Citrix
3 131 (34.93%) VMware
4 74 (19.73%) Ivanti
5 29 (7.73%) Altiris
5 29 (7.73%) IBM
6 28 (7.47%) Apple
7 25 (6.67%) McAfee
8 24 (6.40%) Symantec
9 22 (5.87%) Cisco
10 21 (5.60%) Google
11 19 (5.07%) Bloomberg
11 19 (5.07%) EMC
11 19 (5.07%) FactSet
11 19 (5.07%) Oracle
11 19 (5.07%) Reuters
12 17 (4.53%) SAP
13 16 (4.27%) HP
14 14 (3.73%) Adobe
15 9 (2.40%) Brocade